Precision Machining students learn how to use bench and surface grinders, metal cutting saws, vertical milling machines, CNC machines, lathes, welding equipment, and more.
The program teaches students blueprint reading, quality control, standard operating procedures, employee relations, and safety. Students also explore welding and metal fabrication. The curriculum is based on standards established by the National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS) and the American Welding Society.
National Institute for Metalworking Skills
Job Planning, Benchwork, Layout
Measurement Materials Safety
Integrated Credit Available
Dual Enrollment Credit Available
Central Maine Community College
PMT 111: Intro to Lathes, 2 credits
PMT 116: Intro to Milling, 2 credits